Journalists, pollsters and Republican and Democratic Party representatives analyzed the results and implications of the 2012… read more
Journalists, pollsters and Republican and Democratic Party representatives analyzed the results and implications of the 2012 elections. Topics included the campaign strategy of President Obama and the Democratic Party, the reluctance of both campaigns reach out to Americans with disabilities despite the fact that one in five citizens had some type of disability, and what the election means for the future. After their discussion, panelists answered questions from the audience. The second panel focused heavily on voter demographics and campaign issues, and the ability of the two parties to work together during the lame-duck and new session of Congress.*Ralph Reed acknowledged that changing demographics were a problem for Republicans and suggested that the party should reach out to the Latino community.
Laszlo Strategies held this forum in the Rayburn House Office Building. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Eleanor Clift Contributing Editor Newsweek
- Richard S. Dunham President National Press Club->Journalism Institute
- Stanley "Stan" B. Greenberg Chair and CEO Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research
- Blaise Hazelwood Deputy Director (Former) Republican National Committee
- Ann Lewis Director (Former) White House->Communications
- Jennifer Laszlo Mizrahi Founder and President Laszlo Strategies
- James "Jim" P. Pinkerton Political Analyst FOX News Network
- Ralph E. Reed Jr. Founder and Chair Faith and Freedom Coalition
- Jonathan D. Salant Correspondent Bloomberg News->Washington, DC
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